Round Trip Roundup: FEBRUARY

The first two months of the year tend to be a drag and take their sweet time movin' along.  But this year and specifically February, I've barely been able to catch my breath!  Here's a look at my top five new things for this month: Hozier-I listen to so much freakin' music.  When I walking, [...]


Versatile Blogger Award

Versatility is something I always strive for, and in a culture that moves three billion miles per minute, it’s essential that we wear many hats.  In life, that may mean doing more than just your 9-5 job.  When it comes to blogging, it usually means writing, editing, photo-taking and designing.  It can be a lot of [...]

Why I Always Work on Vacation

A mound of paperwork masters a balancing act on your desk at the office.  Sticky notes with tasks you’ve been avoiding glare at you.  And you didn’t know it was possible to receive a number of emails this outrageous on a weekend.  With the stress of work, family, and day-to-day life, we instantly imagine ourselves [...]

5 Free Blogging Tools I Love

I still find it funny that I never wanted to start a blog three years ago.  Nope, not me.  I didn’t want to be like my big sister who had a blog, and who would even want to read 500 words about my Wednesday afternoon?  But after talking to a magazine professional and asking her [...]

A Love Letter to Travel

Darling Travel, I’ve known about you for most of my life.  I’ve seen you at a distance through family stories and friends’ posts on Facebook.  You looked glamorous but a bit out of my league.  You seemed nice but way beyond reach.  I remember driving home with my dad on a cold January night when [...]

DIY Travel Prints

Looking around my room, I’m a little overwhelmed (and embarrassed) with the incredible amount of travel memorabilia and trinkets lying around my room.  Vintage posters of Paris and Monaco, luggage tag, passport cover, leather globe journal, Paris canvas, post cards, photos, bags.  The list keeps going.  And I look forward to when I have my own [...]

How to Style Your Mieroglyphs Bracelet + 20% OFF Code

It's no secret that looking cute while you travel isn't as easy as it appears.  We want to be comfortable but also want to compete with those stylish Instagrammers.  An easy way to spice up your outfit is to find jewelry to complement the looks you already own.  I recently bought a bracelet from Mieroglyphs [...]